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Where were you when you met the love of your life?

For Austin musician and "The Voice" contestant Nakia, it was at the corner of South Congress and Elizabeth Avenue, outside a South by Southwest day party.

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Listen: This Austin Musician's Story of Falling In Love Will Make You Smile
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Sonny Carl broke Texas into five states in "Bernie."  Here's his take on the World Cup. 
Been following the World Cup? If so, you can stop right here. This one's for the rest of us. Sonny Carl Davis (you know, that guy from "Bernie" who broke
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Mount Bonnell and Barton Springs are two of Austin's eternal treasures –unblemished reminders of Austin's natural beauty. But to a handful of reviewers on Yelp, they're totally overrated.

KUT staged dramatic readings of actual one and two-star Yelp reviews. Listen: 
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These Yelp Reviewers Think Barton Springs and Mount Bonnell are Overrated
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A proposed urban rail line is one small step closer to reality after a panel voted 13-1 in favor of the 9.5 mile plan. 
A proposed urban rail line is one small step closer to becoming a reality after a panel of local officials, business leaders and citizens voted
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A city panel will vote on the urban rail proposal today. They still haven't seen the numbers behind it.
Disclosure: Project Connect is a sponsor of KUT. When was the last time you were at Highland Mall? For many Austinites, the retail ghost town isn’t on
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Best known for his role as Fonzie in the 70’s sitcom “Happy Days,” Emmy award winning actor Henry Winkler was in Austin recently to accept the first-ever
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Much attention has been placed on Austin City Council’s unanimous vote to endorse an urban rail plan for Austin. But $400 million of a proposed
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It was one year ago that Democratic Sen. Davis began an 11-hour filibuster intended to derail Senate Bill 5, a bill containing several new restrictions on abortion. While Davis' filibuster ended before the legislature adjourned, a supportive crowd in the Senate gallery erupted in cheers and screams minutes before the midnight deadline to pass SB 5 – squashing Republican efforts to pass it that night.
June 25 marks the one-year anniversary of Sen. Wendy Davis' historic filibuster on the Texas Senate floor. It was one year ago that Democratic Sen. Davis
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HBO has given God Save Texas, a drama about the state's often raucous political culture, the green light for development. It's set to unfold at the Texas statehouse, a perennial flashpoint for national debates about issues ranging from abortion to gun rights to the size and role of government.
Between Rick Perry, Ted Cruz and Wendy Davis, Texas politicians in recent years have lived up to their state's reputation for producing larger-than
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Reddit r/Austin rediscovered this KUT story over the weekend. See the discussion here: http://redd.it/287ezj

No surprise: the biggest hurdle is cost.
A piece of wall art making the rounds online depicts a subway system for Austin that would put this citys public transit system on par with densely
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Listen now to "Turning the Corner," KUT's 30-min. documentary on Dove Springs: 
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Turning the Corner: Life in Austin's Dove Springs
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Isay Medrano performs with the Mendez Middle School Varsity Orchestra during their Orchestra UIL competition at Austin High School. The orchestra achieved "sweepstakes" status for superior performance three times in a row.
Mendez Middle School lies in the heart of Dove Springs. It’s the only middle school in the neighborhood – so if you grow up in the area, it’s more than
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